- Gabby Petito’s dramatic case is on the FBI’s Most Wanted list.
- Authorities confirmed that Gabby Petito’s case is officially treated as a homicide.
- Brian Laundrie’s lawyer, the victim’s boyfriend, sent a message after confirming that the body found was that of Gabby Petito.
The Gabby Petito case was added to the FBI’s Most Wanted list, while her fiancé Brian Laundrie continues to be classified as a “person of interest” who is still wanted by authorities in the United States.
The newspaper The Sun and the website Outsider reported on Tuesday, September 21, that the FBI has officially included Gabby Petito’s death in its Most Wanted list as they continue to investigate details about what happened to the young blogger and aspiring youtuber.
Gabby Petito’s case on the Most Wanted list
The FBI continues to seek information from individuals who may have seen Gabby Petito between August 27-30 at the scattered Spread Creek camping area to continue to piece together the puzzle that led to her murder.
Furthermore, when Steven Bertolino, a lawyer for the Laundrie family, was asked if he had any statements after Gabby Petito’s remains were identified and her manner of death ruled a homicide on Tuesday, he only responded in a text message: “May Gabby rest in peace.”
Gabby Petito’s boyfriend’s lawyer sent a brief message
The 22-year-old blogger’s mother last heard from her on Aug. 27 and her phone was turned off after that date, according to a search warrant issued to inspect the home of Brian Laundrie, the boyfriend, the newspaper reported. The Sun.
Gabby Petito’s remains were found near the camping area Sunday after her family reported her missing on September 11, prompting a full-scale search and leading to the case being reported in media across the country. .
They investigate who is the murderer in the case of Gabby Petito
“The Mrs. Petito was on a road trip across the country with his boyfriend visiting national parks in Colorado, Utah and Wyoming, ”the FBI recalled Tuesday. “They were driving a white 2012 Ford Transit van with a variety of stickers on the back. The van is registered in the name of mrs. Petito with Florida license plate QFTG03 ”.
The FBI also said it wishes to speak to 23-year-old Brian Laundrie by issuing a stern statement Tuesday in which he mentioned that whoever Gabby Petito’s killer is would be held accountable. “The FBI’s commitment to justice is at the forefront of each and every investigation,” said Michael Scheider, special agent in charge of the FBI in Denver, in a statement after confirming the identification of the body.
The search for the boyfriend continues in the case of Gabby Petito
“The FBI and our partners remain dedicated to ensuring that anyone responsible or complicit in Ms. Petito is accountable for his actions. Mr. Brian Laundrie has been named a person of interest. Anyone with information on the role of mr. Laudrie on this matter or his current whereabouts should contact the FBI, ”added Scheider.
Brian Laundrie’s attorney issued the terse, five-word statement in English via text message Tuesday after canceling a press conference that was scheduled to take place earlier in the day, The Sun reported.
The young woman’s family has not issued any further statements
Young Gabby Petito’s family has yet to speak publicly since her body was identified this week. That family’s attorney, Richard Stafford, told Business Insider on Tuesday the identification of the body was confirmed.
Attorney Richard Stafford had issued a statement thanking the media and the public “for giving the Petito and Schmidt family time to mourn” the tragic loss. In turn, he added: “We will make a statement when Gabby is home.”
Gabby Petito’s boyfriend was seen in the area where they found the body of the ‘influencer’
On the other hand, a woman claimed to have seen Brian Laundrie, Gabby Petito’s boyfriend, exploring the area where the body of the 22-year-old ‘influencer’ was found, who was reported missing on September 11, reported The Sun.
Jessica Schultz, a 38-year-old graphic designer, was camping in Spread Creek, Wyoming, with a group of friends from August 22-29. Schultz said he saw Laundrie “acting weird” in the area where Gabby was found dead.
No traces of Gabby Petito’s boyfriend
According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI, for its acronym in English), the body found last weekend in Wyoming is indeed that of youtuber Gabby Petito, according to information published by the newspaper The Sun.
The Teton County Coroner’s Office conducted the autopsy Tuesday, which revealed that the initial determination of the manner of death is homicide, although Medical Examiner Brent Blue clarified that the official cause of Gabby Petito’s death is still pending. the final results of the autopsy.
“Your hairs stand on end”
Schultz said he saw a white man and a white van or van on Aug. 26. According to the woman, the truck corresponded to that of the young couple. Schultz said that he saw the van again on August 27 and 28 and that although he only saw one man exploring, he assured that he “acted strange.”
“You know that when you’re in the middle of nowhere, your hair stands on end when you see something out of the ordinary,” said Schultz who indicated that he did not invite him to share with his group of friends because he looked much younger than she.
Human remains discovered in national park
The human remains were discovered in Grand Teton National Park, where the 22-year-old was camping with her fiancé, Brian Laundrie, when she disappeared. “Today, the search revealed human remains consistent with the description of Gabrielle ‘Gabby’ Petito,” the FBI statement said at the time.
Gabby Petito, a young woman of just 22 years old and who was originally from Blue Point, mysteriously disappeared late last month in the middle of a cross-country walk with her boyfriend and fiancé, Brian Laundrie, who until now also remains a disappeared and was classified as a “person of interest” in the case.
Mysterious find where the body was found
In the same place where they found the body that matched the characteristics of the youtuber Gabby Petito, the police the next day found a cross made of stones and according to police reports, it is not known when the cross was created or if it was a memorial dedicated to the vlogger.
According to The Sun, this supposed sanctuary was seen near the area in the Bridger-Teton National Forest, in the state of Wyoming, where the FBI had found the body of a woman with the characteristics of the 23-year-old content creator, which is now known to have been murdered. For more details read this note.
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